The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Portal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Portal over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP NetWeaver Portal
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 643 622
Rank change year-on-year +77 -21  
Contract jobs citing SAP Portal 21 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.094% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 8
Median daily rate £575 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.28% -26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £350 £438
% change year-on-year +71.42% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP Portal is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7676 9587 9977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.58% 18.07% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4899 6394 6227
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 235 341
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.50 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.51% -0.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

SAP Portal
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP Portal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP Portal.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Portal over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Portal.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 21 £575 +64.28%
London +13 9 £563 +45.16%
North West - 7 £700 -
Manchester - 7 £700 -
Middlesex - 4 £563 -
South East - 4 £563 -
City of London - 2 £600 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Portal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP Portal.

1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
3 10 (31.25%) SAP Security
4 8 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
5 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) NetWeaver
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) SAPUI5
7 5 (15.63%) SAP HANA
7 5 (15.63%) CSS
7 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) ABAP
8 4 (12.50%) Java
8 4 (12.50%) OO
8 4 (12.50%) Adobe
8 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) jQuery
9 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
9 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
9 3 (9.38%) CRM
9 3 (9.38%) SAP Basis
9 3 (9.38%) Logistics
9 3 (9.38%) SAP EP
10 2 (6.25%) Workflow
10 2 (6.25%) Finance
10 2 (6.25%) SAP BSP
10 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.25%) Kronos
10 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.25%) Linux

SAP Portal
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) NetWeaver
2 3 (9.38%) SAP EP
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 2 (6.25%) SAP PSCD
1 2 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.13%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.13%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SAP HANA
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Consultant
1 19 (59.38%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) SAP Security Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Security Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Developer
4 9 (28.13%) SAP Developer
5 5 (15.63%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Portal Developer
6 4 (12.50%) SAP Portal Developer
6 4 (12.50%) SAP Portals Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 3 (9.38%) SAP Architect
8 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.25%) SAP Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) SAPUI5 Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) SAPUI5 Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
2 8 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
3 6 (18.75%) SAPUI5
4 5 (15.63%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Basis
6 2 (6.25%) CSS3
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) Middleware
6 2 (6.25%) SAP BSP
7 1 (3.13%) Dojo
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) SAP TM
7 1 (3.13%) SAP XI
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) SAP Security
2 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.38%) Logistics
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) EAM
6 2 (6.25%) Information Governance
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Revenue Management
6 2 (6.25%) RUP
6 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) ABAP
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Concur
3 2 (6.25%) Kronos
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) webMethods
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat